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Hollywood (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Wool (87%),
Acrylic (10%),
Metallic (3%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 190m (208 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Tumble dry (low)
Styles: Solid colors with metallic
Price: $$$$$
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Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Hollywood seems to be a unique yarn and we don't know of any close matches. The following suggestions might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Satin Sparkle (72% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (97%) and Metallic (3%)
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This yarn comes in 80g / 146m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.30 balls of this.
Luccico (71% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (72%), Superwash Wool (17%), Alpaca (8%) and Metallic (3%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.65 balls of this.
Encore Starz (70% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (74%), Superwash Wool (25%) and Metallic (1%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Sparkle (68% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (95%) and Metallic (5%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 280m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.68 balls of this.
Sparkle Soft (66% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (99%) and Metallic (1%)
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This yarn comes in 113g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Holiday (62% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (96%) and Metallic (4%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 215m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.88 balls of this.
With Love Metallic (61% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (98%) and Metallic (2%)
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This yarn comes in 127g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Melodia (60% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than plied. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look. Textured patterns such as moss/seed stitch, cables and lace show up best with smooth yarns.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (41%), Polyester (32%), Acrylic (13%), Alpaca (10%) and Metallic (4%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.81 balls of this.
Alta Moda Super Baby Stella (59% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is chained rather than plied. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look. Textured patterns such as moss/seed stitch, cables and lace show up best with smooth yarns.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (60%), Alpaca (25%), Nylon (10%) and Metallic (5%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.73 balls of this.
Happy Holidays (55% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than plied. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look. Textured patterns such as moss/seed stitch, cables and lace show up best with smooth yarns.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (98%) and Metallic (2%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 219m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.87 balls of this.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
The texture of this yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than plied. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look. Textured patterns such as moss/seed stitch, cables and lace show up best with smooth yarns.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (97%) and Metallic (3%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 142g / 230m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Boutique Midnight (55% match)
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The texture of this yarn is chained rather than plied. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look. Textured patterns such as moss/seed stitch, cables and lace show up best with smooth yarns.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (65%), Wool (23%), Metallic (6%) and Nylon (6%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 70g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.36 balls of this.
Boutique Gleam (55% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied with a soft haze rather than plied. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look. Textured patterns such as moss/seed stitch, cables and lace show up best with smooth yarns.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (96%) and Metallic (4%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 154m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.
Folio Luxe (53% match)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is 2 plies rather than plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (65%), Viscose (25%), Acrylic (8%) and Metallic (2%)
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This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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The warmth, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Isaac Mizrahi Craft Broadway (52% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than plied. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look. Textured patterns such as moss/seed stitch, cables and lace show up best with smooth yarns.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (90%), Metallic (5%) and Nylon (5%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Supreme Sparkle DK (51% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The drape of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (96%) and Metallic (4%)
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This yarn has much less elasticity. Textured stitch patterns such as seed stitch and cables will not show up clearly and colorwork may look untidy without the elasticity in the fiber to close up gaps between the stitches. Stitch patterns such as ribbing, used to make an area of the garment hug the body, won't be effective.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 201m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Bonus Glitter DK (51% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (95%) and Metallic (5%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 296m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.64 balls of this.
Glisten DK (51% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied.
Good news!
The drape of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (97%) and Metallic (3%)
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This yarn has much less elasticity. Textured stitch patterns such as seed stitch and cables will not show up clearly and colorwork may look untidy without the elasticity in the fiber to close up gaps between the stitches. Stitch patterns such as ribbing, used to make an area of the garment hug the body, won't be effective.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 210m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
Information
The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (95%) and Metallic (5%)
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This yarn comes in 85g / 265m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.72 balls of this.
Transitions Lux (50% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
Good news!
The drape of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%), Acrylic (46%) and Metallic (4%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 567m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.34 balls of this.